Applications Open for 2016 Fall/Winter Building Our Power Institute!

The Building Our Power (BOP) Institute is an approximately 12-week long organizing cohort teaching political education and organizing skills to LGBTQ youth ages 13-26 in New Orleans, LA.  Applications due Monday, September 26th. Find out more about the BOP Institute here. Loading...

By | 2016-08-01T16:07:57+00:00 August 1st, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Applications Open for 2016 Fall/Winter Building Our Power Institute!

Welcome to our new website!

We experienced some technical difficulties recently when our previous website server stopped being able to host our site.  Please let us know if you have trouble finding anything on our new site and stay tuned for more updates to the site coming soon! @youthbreakout (504) 252-9025 1001 S. Broad St. #119 New Orleans, LA 70125

By | 2016-07-10T18:08:00+00:00 July 7th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Welcome to our new website!

A Statement on New Orleans Pride Parade

It is with deep regret that BreakOUT! has decided at the last minute to pull our participation from the New Orleans Pride Parade today due to increased law enforcement that has our community and youth- many of whom are undocumented, youth with negative experiences with police & sheriffs including sexual violence, youth who feel unsafe [...]

By | 2016-07-06T12:19:39+00:00 June 19th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Coming Soon: VICE TO ICE Toolkit

With police profiling of Black transgender women as sex workers and Latino communities profiled as undocumented, both immigrant and LGBTQ communities of color in New Orleans are heavily criminalized with their right to move safely and freely in our own city compromised for fear of law enforcement.  Whether it is “Driving while Latino” or “Walking [...]

By | 2016-07-04T04:00:34+00:00 June 16th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Coming Soon: VICE TO ICE Toolkit